Quinteto Latino is excited to announce a commissioning contest for Latino composers. The winner will receive a $2500 commission to compose a 6-10 minute work for wind quintet which will then be recorded and performed by Quinteto Latino in San Francisco in 2013.
The Dmitri Matheny Group announces its fall season (10/26-12/13) of performances through the western states of Arizona, California, Washington and Oregon. The Jazz Noir tour features themes from film noir, spy thrillers and crime dramas, plus a selection of jazz classics and new works.
I'm thrilled to announce a bi-coastal tour by the Michael Dessen Trio to premiere Resonating Abstractions, commissioned through the 2011 New Jazz Works award. We're in NYC (Shapeshifter, 11/27), Amherst MA (11/26), Los Angeles (Blue Whale, 11/28), San Diego (Space4Art, 11/30) and Irvine (12/1). Details at www.mdessen.com.